Our temporary exhibitions draw on the National Photography, Cinematography and Television Collections in our care, and complement our permanent galleries.
Solenoglypha polipodida from the Fauna series by Joan Fontcuberta and Pere Formiguera, 1987. © Joan Fontcuberta and Pere Formiguera
Joan Fontcuberta: Stranger than Fiction
20 November 2014 - 5 February 2015
Using the visual languages of journalism, advertising, museum displays and scientific journals, these convincing yet subversive and deadpan works are an investigation into photography's authority and our inclination to believe what we see. Exhibition highlights include astonishing photographs of mermaid fossils and incredible reports of mysterious fauna...
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